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Since the first Transformers movie in 2007, there have been five Transformers movies in the series (not including the upcoming film Bumblebee.) All directed by Michael Bay, the Transformers film franchise has been met with poor critical reception, but huge box office numbers. Combining action, sci-fi, comedy, and obvious product placement, the best Transformers movies deliver on exactly what the fans want: robot-on-robot fight scenes. What do you think is the best Transformer movie in the entire series?

Did you enjoy the original Transformers movies starring Shia LaBeouf and Megan Fox, or are you more of a fan of the new Transformers movies with Mark Wahlberg? Vote up your favorite Transformers movies in the series, and vote down the ones that were disappointing. 

Transformers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All the 'Transformers' Movies, Ranked Best to Worst
Photo: DreamWorks Pictures
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Worldwide box office gross: $709.7 million

Rotten Tomatoes score: 58%

Transformers is a 2007 American science fiction action film directed by Michael Bay, based on the toy line. An ancient struggle between two Cybertronian races, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, comes to Earth, with a clue to the ultimate power held by a teenager (Shia LaBeouf). ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Megan Fox, Shia LaBeouf, Odette Annable, Hugo Weaving, Jon Voight, + more

Initial Release: 2007

Directed by: Michael Bay

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All the 'Transformers' Movies, Ranked Best to Worst
Photo: Paramount Pictures

Worldwide box office gross: $1.12 billion

Rotten Tomatoes score: 35%

Transformers: Dark of the Moon is a 2011 American science fiction action film directed by Michael Bay, based on the toy line, and the third film in the series. The Autobots learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the moon, and race against the Decepticons to reach it and to learn its secrets. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Shia LaBeouf, John Malkovich, Patrick Dempsey, Hugo Weaving, + more

Initial Release: 2011

Directed by: Michael Bay

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Transformers: Revenge of the F... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list All the 'Transformers' Movies, Ranked Best to Worst
Photo: DreamWorks Pictures

Worldwide box office gross: $836.3 million

Rotten Tomatoes score: 19%

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen is a 2009 American science fiction action film directed by Michael Bay, based on the toy line, and the second film in the series. Sam Witwicky (Shia LeBeouf) leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life, but when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Megan Fox, Shia LaBeouf, Hugo Weaving, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, + more

Initial Release: 2009

Directed by: Michael Bay

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#54 on The Best Action Movie Sequels

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Transformers: Age of Extinctio... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All the 'Transformers' Movies, Ranked Best to Worst
Photo: Paramount Pictures

Worldwide box office gross: $1.10 billion

Rotten Tomatoes score: 18%

Transformers: Age of Extinction is a 2014 American science fiction action film directed by Michael Bay, based on the toy line, and is the fourth film in the series. After a dangerous bounty hunter is in pursuit of the Autobots, Optimus Prime and his remaining gang turn to a mechanic (Mark Wahlberg), his daughter (Nicola Peltz), and her back street racing boyfriend (Jack Reynor) for help. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Mark Wahlberg, Kelsey Grammer, Stanley Tucci, Nicola Peltz, Sophia Myles, + more

Initial Release: 2014

Directed by: Michael Bay

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